top of page
San Francisco, CA Blood Flow Restriction Certification
  • San Francisco, CA Blood Flow Restriction Certification

    Blood Flow Restriction Training: "What The Cuff" From Rehab to Performance; with Certification


    Date: Sunday, July 28, 2024

    Time: 9:30am-3:30pm

    Location: UCSF Mission Bay, 1500 Owens St, San Francisco, CA 94158


    Elevate your understanding of Blood Flow Restriction (BFR) in our comprehensive training course, "What The Cuff." Dive into a didactic review online before joining our hands-on session, where you'll master the application of BFR across a spectrum of functions and mobility. From rehabilitation to performance enhancement, this course equips you with the knowledge and skills to safely integrate BFR into your practice. 

    Who can take the course: PT, ATC, PTA, OT, MD, DO, LAc, CPT, CSCS, and other health care and fitness professionals.


    Pre-Requisites: Proof of licensure or credentials as a health care or fitness professional. We recommend taking an introductory course in exercise science or exercise physiology in advance. 


    This is a CEU-approved course by the California PT board, NSCA, and BOC for ATCs; 6.0 contact hours.


    Course Objectives:

    • Understand the various roles of BFR across a complete spectrum of functions and mobility
    • Describe the effects of BFR on the musculoskeletal, cardiovascular, and nervous systems
    • Apply screening tools and clinical reasoning skills to determine when BFR is safe and appropriate
    • Utilize BFR in the rehabilitation of various orthopedic conditions and following orthopedic surgeries
    • Apply concepts of BFR application to improve function and performance in athletic populations, along with recovery concepts
    • Safely implement BFR with geriatric, neurological, and other vulnerable populations
    • Compare and contrast modern BFR units for clinical and personal use
    • Incorporate BFR into multimodal treatment plans for simple and complex cases


    *An online didactic review portion will be required before attending the course. The time requirement for the self-paced free background session is approximately 30-40 minutes.


    Participants will also receive exclusive discount codes for the purchase of various BFR units, including manual, automatic, and elastic options, allowing you to explore and acquire the tools that best suit your practice.


    **Student Price: $95 


    If you are paying with your Credit or Debit card, you will be directed to PayPal to complete the final steps of the checkout.

    You do NOT need to have a PayPal account to complete the transaction. 

    bottom of page